Alienware X51 R2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics41% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive75.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemAlienware X51 R2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0PGRP5
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170320
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 12 '17 at 21:06
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-4770-$305
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
77.5% Very good
SC Int 113
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 110
89% 111 Pts
QC Int 372
QC Float 385
QC Mixed 377
86% 378 Pts
MC Int 549
MC Float 585
MC Mixed 577
85% 570 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti-$145
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
41% Average
Lighting 137
Reflection 80.1
Parallax 99.9
38% 106 fps
MRender 81.8
Gravity 129
Splatting 86.7
43% 99.1 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 41%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Savage 240GB-$120
125GB free
Firmware: SAFM02.H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
75.4% Very good
Read 433
Write 506
Mixed 510
108% 483 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 61.3
4K Mixed 12.2
88% 33.2 MB/s
DQ Read 26.5
DQ Write 63.4
DQ Mixed 11.9
18% 34 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 100%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$50
770GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
94.2% Outstanding
Read 149
Write 179
Mixed 155
121% 161 MB/s
4K Read 1.24
4K Write 2.71
4K Mixed 0.35
140% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 94.2%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB-$104
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
60.3% Good
MC Read 21.7
MC Write 22.2
MC Mixed 18.6
60% 20.8 GB/s
SC Read 16.9
SC Write 20.5
SC Mixed 19.9
55% 19.1 GB/s
Latency 69.9
57% 69.9 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 60.3%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical X51 R2 Builds (Compare 1,671 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

System: Alienware X51 R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $455
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